VAGINA FISTULA

VAGINA FISTULA

VAGINA FISTULA A vaginal fistula is land unusual opening that develops between the vagina and another organ, such as the bladder, colon or rectum. In females, fistula involves the genital and surrounding organs. Types of vaginal fistula The types of vagina fistula is listed below Vesicovaginal fistula: A vesicovaginal fistula is an abnormal opening that…

SAFE SEXUAL PRACTICES (POSITIONS) IN PREGNANCY

SAFE SEXUAL PRACTICES (POSITIONS) IN PREGNANCY

What is pregnancy? Pregnancy can be defined as a process by which sperm from a man fertilizes an egg after it’s released from the ovary during ovulation. The fertilized egg then travels through a fallopian tube down into the uterus, where implantation occurs. A successful implantation results in pregnancy, on average a full-term pregnancy, lasts…

CERVICAL CANCER

CERVICAL CANCER

What is cervical cancer ? Cervical cancer often occurs mostly in women. Cervical cancer developed in a women cervix (the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina).  Most of this condition starts with abnormal cells growth on the surface of the cervix. Causes of Cervical Cancer Cervical cancers are caused mainly by…

UTERINE FIBROID (DISORDER OF THE FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM)

UTERINE FIBROID (DISORDER OF THE FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM)

WHAT IS UTERINE FIBROID? Uterine fibroid is an abnormal benign tumor growth on the muscular wall of the uterus, which is non-cancerous also known as leiomyoma, leiomyomata and myoma. They are onion like in structure, it varies in size due to their microscopic masses, it also occurs in more than one location in the uterus…

PELVIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE (PID)

PELVIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE (PID)

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection that affects the female reproductive organs. The Female reproductive organs include the Vagina, Uterus, Fallopian tubes and Ovaries. This infection occurs when sexually transmitted bacteria spreads from the vagina to the uterus, fallopian tubes or ovaries, that is, PID spreads by sexual contact with a person who has…

MYASTHENIA GRAVIS (DISORDER OF THE NEUROMUSCULAR SYSTEM)
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MYASTHENIA GRAVIS (DISORDER OF THE NEUROMUSCULAR SYSTEM)

OVERVIEW OF MYASTHENIA GRAVIS Myasthenia gravis is a chronic autoimmune neuromuscular disorder that occurs suddenly in which the immune system attacks the joint between the nerves and muscle called the neuromuscular joint of the body, in this disorder the antibodies attacks the acetylcholine receptor which are the protein on the muscle cell used for muscle…

PREGNANCY

PREGNANCY

OVERVIEW OF PREGNANCY What is pregnancy? Pregnancy also known as gestation is the normal physiologic process of the female body in which foetus develops in the uterus. It occurs when the sperm released from the man fertilizes with the egg released from the woman during ovulation, in which the egg travels to the uterus and…